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Sommeliers Choice Awards 2019 Submission Now Open

Sommeliers Choice Awards 2019 Submission Now Open

2019 entries for the Sommeliers Choice Awards is now open. SCA is the only wine competition in United States judged entirely by sommeliers and wine directors. The competition will focus exclusively on the needs of on-premise establishments such as bars, restaurants, lounges and clubs, making this competition fundamentally different from […]

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The 100 Best Restaurants for Wine Lovers in America

The 100 Best Restaurants for Wine Lovers in America

Harvest season is here! In celebration of crush season, a magical and exhilarating time for winemakers, as ripened grapes journey from vine to barrel, OpenTable, the world’s leading provider of online restaurant reservations, has released its 100 Best Restaurants for Wine Lovers in America. Featuring restaurants across 26 states, from sizzling […]

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It's Not Too Late To Rosé All Day

It’s Not Too Late To Rosé All Day

30% off flash sale runs through Wednesday at midnight Dallas is crazy for rosé, which is why you’ve probably already heard about the area’s first annual Rosé All Day festival happening later this month. Hank Keller and his wife, Emily, have teamed up with RAD Wine Project to create a […]

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Picnic In Style At 1st Annual Rosé All Day Wine & Music Festival

Picnic In Style At 1st Annual Rosé All Day Wine & Music Festival

Rosé-themed festival featuring live music, local food vendors and unique variety of drinks set for Oct. 29 on Arlington Hall at Lee Park in Dallas Hank Keller, the co-founder of Lights All Night, is at it again with the debut of Dallas’ first Rosé All Day Wine & Music Festival. […]

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Australian Winemaker Mike Brown of Kalyra Winery Announces the Launch of "239"

Australian Winemaker Mike Brown of Kalyra Winery Announces the Launch of “239”

A Revolutionary Fortified Wine for Restaurateurs Who Want Innovative Cocktails Without the Need for a Liquor License Kalyra Winery is excited to announce the launch of 239, a fortified wine (23.9% alcohol) that will be used to replace vodka or gin to make innovative wine cocktails. The official launch date […]

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What Casual Dining Can Learn from Wineries

What Casual Dining Can Learn from Wineries

by Fred Slater fslater@bohanideas.com Group Account Director/Bohan I recently had the pleasure of attending a wedding in beautiful Napa Valley. The scenery was remarkable, not only for legions of grape vines covering fields and hillsides, but also the pedicured wineries that dotted the way. Napa and Sonoma were not on […]

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Wine Snobs Step Aside: Boxxle Wine-On-Tap is the Newest Trend Taking Over the Foodie World

Wine Snobs Step Aside: Boxxle Wine-On-Tap is the Newest Trend Taking Over the Foodie World

Boxxle is paving the way for wine drinkers all over the country as a multi-patented dispenser for 3-liter Premium Wine Casks. Knowing the benefits and quality of wine in “Bag-in-Box” packaging, inventor of Boxxle, Tripp Middleton, wanted to take the concept to the next level, by solving the counter presentation […]

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Boxed Wine Finds the Respect It Deserves!

Boxed Wine Finds the Respect It Deserves!

Boxx Cellars is taking boxed wine to greater heights of quality, simplicity and fashion Wine in a box has been on low store shelves and hidden in restaurant kitchens for decades, never taken seriously for its appearance or quality — until now. Gregg Lamer, who has had a long career […]

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Justin Beam, Sixty Vines' General Manager, accepted the award on behalf of Randy DeWitt and the Front Burner team.

KEGGY Awards Tap DeWitt with Ambassador Award

Creator of Sixty Vines, Whiskey Cake recognized for wines-on-tap program Randy DeWitt, CEO of Dallas-based Front Burner Restaurants, received a prestigious KEGGY Award yesterday for his inclusion of exceptional wine on tap programs at his innovative restaurant concepts, including The Ranch at Las Colinas, Whiskey Cake Kitchen and Bar and […]

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The Pleasant Surprise of Chain-Restaurant Wines

The Pleasant Surprise of Chain-Restaurant Wines

Why is “chain restaurant” considered such a pejorative term? Not only among oenophiles (some visibly recoiled when I mentioned the words) but even among chain restaurateurs. Roger Berkowitz, CEO of Legal Sea Foods restaurants, stars in a new TV ad campaign in which he decries the “c” word and even […]

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Top 100 Restaurant Wine Lists

As the grape harvest continues at the nation’s vineyards, OpenTable, the world’s leading provider of online restaurant reservations, has announced the 2013 Diners’ Choice Award winners for the Top 100 Restaurants with the Most Notable Wine Lists. These awards reflect the combined opinions of more than 5 million reviews submitted […]

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Granbury Solutions Acquires WineWare Software

Granbury Solutions has completed the acquisition of WineWare Software, a leading provider of point-of-sale and wine club solutions to wineries, tasting rooms and wine bars. This marks a significant new market for Granbury Solutions, expanding its reach beyond traditional restaurants into wineries, as well as breweries, distilleries and related markets. […]

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One of a Kind Maryland Wine Tasting Event on November 2 -3 & 9-10, 2013

Vino 301 Wine Concierge hosting Vineyards and Cellars Tasting  featuring Maryland Winemakers Usually wine tastings events are held in one location, but this one of a kind event is held at each of the 16 participating wineries over the first two weekends in November. Wine lovers can travel to each […]

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Homestead Winery Sweeps Annual Honors

Grapevine Wine Tours guests vote for Most Outstanding Wine and Winery For the third consecutive year, guests of the Grapevine Wine Tours have chosen Homestead Winery as the city’s “Most Outstanding Winery.”  And this year, one of Homestead’s wines, Bois D’Arc, was also voted its “Most Outstanding Wine.” Every guest […]

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